Smith’s new Guadalajara location offers proximity to local customers and key business areas
Houston, TX (November 7, 2017) – Smith, a global distributor of electronic components and semiconductors, today announces the relocation of its Guadalajara sales office. The new location will provide Smith proximity to major local customers and a base of operations for future expansion in the region.
Guadalajara is Mexico’s electronics manufacturing services hub, and Smith’s new office is located in a bustling area of the city that gives Smith greater access to local EMS providers and other customers, allowing increased support and service. Additionally, this location will provide a strategic outreach point to other key Mexican cities as Smith continues pushing its plans for Latin American expansion.
“Smith’s growth in this region relies on building long-term relationships with local customers and supporting them with the procurement and service programs they need to succeed,” said Renato Souza, Smith’s Vice President – Latin America. “We will work closely with customers across industries to help them achieve their goals.”
The new office is located at:
Calle Ahuizotl 2276 – Oficina 5B
Ciudad del Sol
45050 Zapopan, Jalisco
Tel: +52 334.624.3662
Founded in 1984, Smith sources, manages, and distributes the electronic components that go into everything from mobile phones and computers to appliances and directional drilling systems. In 16 cities around the world, from Silicon Valley to Seoul, Smith’s 475 employees communicate in 36 different languages and buy and sell components 24 hours per day, with global annual sales in excess of $1 billion. Smith is always moving: helping manufacturers navigate market shifts; customizing supply chain solutions; testing components using cutting-edge technology. With testing and logistics hubs in Houston, Hong Kong, and Amsterdam, Smith’s processes focus on critical issues, from quality management to counterfeit prevention and environmental safety. Smith’s operations, purchasing, and sales worldwide are seamlessly integrated with the company’s global IT infrastructure, offering real-time inventory and logistics visibility anywhere in the world. Smith is the leading independent distributor of electronic components and ranks number 11 among all global distributors. Smith’s Intelligent Distribution™ model adapts to ever-changing demands by providing reliable global electronics sourcing and logistics, regardless of distribution channel or locale. For more information, please visit http://www.smithweb.com, or, to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call +1 713.430.3000.
For more information, contact:
Smith, VP of Marketing